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CVE-2008-1072 Detail

Current Description

The TFTP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.6.0 through 0.99.7, when running on Ubuntu 7.10, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or memory consumption) via a malformed packet, possibly related to a Cairo library bug.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/17/2008)

The affected version of Wireshark as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-32.xml
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-392.htm
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0092
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:057
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488967/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28025
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019515
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0704
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2773
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-01.html
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2296
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10188
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00140.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00228.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.8.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1072
NVD Published Date:
02/28/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018